Karnak has been one of the best things to come out of Marvel's current wave of Inhumans-hype. Even over just a few issues it's developed the badarse Inhuman magister as an unstoppable force of bone-crunching, precise destruction -- but Karnak's latest standout moment is one of the craziest things he's ever done.
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Karnak was one of those characters you'd always ignore. A team-up between the Inhumans and the Fantastic Four? There he'd be, off to the side while flashier heroes got center-frame placement and big friendly smiles. Now he's the star of a great series that's pretty much giving the finger to every happening at Marvel.
When the first issue of Warren Ellis and Gerardo Zaffino's Karnak series came out, it instantly cemented itself as the most amazing of Marvel's new Inhuman comics. That was four months ago, and the wait for the second issue has been almost unbearable... but Karnak #2 is so undeniably brilliant that it was worth the wait.